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The Balcony

Honolulu Academy of Arts
Accession no: 11,845
State: 3/19

Collection credit:Gift of Mrs. Philip E. Spalding, 1942 (11,845)  
Image credit:Photo © Honolulu Academy of Arts  
Provenance:Listed by E. G. Kennedy as owned by Mrs H. K. Bartow, 1910. Gift of Mrs Philip E. Spalding to Honolulu Academy of Arts, 1942.  


Paper size:297 x 200 mm  
Plate mark size:297 x 200 mm  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:yes  
Colour of the paper: buff  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):laid  
Note on the paper:  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:light gradated tone, heavier at bottom  
Note on foul biting:  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:no  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:no  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:no  
Whistler's signature on paper:butterfly ' imp.' in lower right margin  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:no  
Tab signed/inscribed:butterfly 'imp.'  
Note on the tab:butterfly of 1881  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:no  
Dealers' stock nos:no  
Misc inscriptions by others:'nr 20. H.K.B', lower left, on verso  


Source of information:Museum records  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.